The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Communications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Manager
Rank 608 582 596
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 16 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.11% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 45 13
Median daily rate £371 £395 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £490 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
-14.18% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.50 -
Communications Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Communications Manager in the job title.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 7 £440 +23.94% 4
South East +17 2 £288 -26.28%
North West +8 2 £421 +6.64%
South West +5 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 £356 +37.45%
West Midlands -33 1 £250 -39.39%
East of England - 1 - -
Communications Manager
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Communications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Communications Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Communications Manager in the job title.

1 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Change Management
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Marketing
4 6 (15.00%) Finance
5 5 (12.50%) Social Media
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (10.00%) Intranet
6 4 (10.00%) MS Office
6 4 (10.00%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) Retail
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.50%) Legal
7 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Channel Management
8 2 (5.00%) IISP
8 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.00%) Product Management

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) SMS
2 1 (2.50%) WebEx
General
1 8 (20.00%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Marketing
3 6 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Social Media
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Animation
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.50%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) VMS
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Change Management
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (5.00%) Channel Management
5 2 (5.00%) Communications Security
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) ITSM
5 2 (5.00%) Product Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) IISP
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cadence
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle